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  1. Local Police & FireRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Republic

    ... of marijuana, 1:56a a.m., by the Columbus Police Department, held in lieu of $3,500 bond. Gary R. Shear, 22, Berea, Kentucky, Bartholomew County warrant, 2:12a p.m., by the Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department, held in lieu of $7,500 bond. Jason ...

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  2. LITTLE, Charles StrattonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice LITTLE, Charles Stratton Age 89, died at Oak Creek Terrace Care Facility on April 17, 2015 after an extended illness. Born November 19, 1925, in Vicco, Kentucky to Johnny and Lucy Mae Little, he attended Berea High School in Berea, Kentucky until age 18. He enlisted in the United States Navy in January of 1944.

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  3. Victim Of Road Rage Incident Involving NFL Player Suing For Emotional DistressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... vehicle driven by James Davis. As the situation escalated, Charles pulled a gun and pointed it at Davis several times. Berea police pulled Charles over a short time later and charged him with wanton endangerment. Charles pleaded guilty and was ...

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  4. Lexington car dealership raising money for flood victim's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WKYT

    A Lexington business is raising money to help cover funeral costs for a co-worker killed in this week's flooding. Eugene Wren died Tuesday when his car became submerged in a creek off Paint Lick Road in Berea.

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  5. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Madison County Coroner Jimmy Cornelison told media on Tuesday night that the man's body was being recovered from Paint Lick Creek along Kentucky 21 near Berea. He was identified on Wednesday morning as 42-year-old Eugene Paul Wren.

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  6. Crews recover man's body from swollen creekRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Madison County Coroner Jimmy Cornelison told media on Tuesday night that the man's body was being recovered from Paint Lick Creek along Kentucky 21 near Berea. He was identified on Wednesday morning as 42-year-old Eugene Paul Wren.

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  7. Victim Of Floodwaters In Madison County IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    According to the coroner, the body of Eugene Paul Wren, 42, of Paint Lick, was pulled from the water around 11:15 p.m. A witness first spotted the car sticking out of the water along Paint Lick Road, outside of Berea, around 2:45 p.m. Deputies say after hours of searching, rescue crews spotted the body pushed up against heavy vegetation in the middle of the high water. It took about four more hours to pull the victim from the out.

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  8. Crews Recover Man's Body from Creek in Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Madison County Coroner Jimmy Cornelison told media on Tuesday night that the man's body was being recovered from Paint Lick Creek along Kentucky 21 near Berea. His identity wasn't released.

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  9. Coroner Called To Madison County SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    After hours of combing through flooded waters in Madison County on Tuesday, the search continued for the driver of a car found submerged in a flooded creek. A witness spotted the car sticking out of the waters along Paint Lick Road outside of Berea, Tuesday afternoon.

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  10. Berea school district alumni hall will induct eight grads, retireesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | News Sun

    A fallen Marine, a Cleveland Metroparks administrator and a school bus driver are among eight former students and staffers to be inducted April 30 into the Berea City School District Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame. --Ronald Ciancutti of the Berea High School Class of 1979 has been the Metroparks' procurement director for 25 years.

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  11. Deadline nears for Berea High alumni association scholarships: Community VoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Cleveland.com

    The Berea High School Alumni Association is offering six scholarships worth $2,000 each to graduating seniors of Berea-Midpark High School. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, April 15. Students can get details and application forms from the school guidance counselors.

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  12. Making A Difference: The Bucket List WishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A non-profit Hospice care organization in Madison County is kicking off a campaign to raise money in order to fulfill their patients' bucket list wishes. Hospice Care Plus in Berea is hoping to kick of its week long social media campaign with stories that will touch the public with the work they do.

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  13. Bears sweep doubleheader from BereaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Floyd County Times

    An 11-game losing streak came to an end for the University of Pikeville baseball team on Monday and starting pitchers Bryce Carden and Dalton Dahley had a lot to do with it in a pair of 11-4 and 4-1 wins over visiting Berea College at Johnnie LeMaster Field. Both pitchers threw a complete-game seven innings with Carden scattering eight hits for four runs with six strikeouts in the opener and Dahley allowing a run on four hits with nine strikeouts to finish the sweep.

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  14. View SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Greeley Tribune

    On March 24, 1965, Carolyn Hearne boarded a Greyhound bus in Berea, Ky., and rode for 10 hours to Montgomery, Ala. Three busloads of her fellow students at Berea College - the first racially integrated college south of the Mason-Dixon line - joined her, a banner bearing the school's motto tucked among their belongings: "God has made of one blood all peoples of the earth."

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  15. Hillbilly slang mission results announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... Shivel, of Jamestown, and Betty Alexander, of Richmond, along with Letcher County natives, Susan Smith Mullins, now in Berea, Mike Majority, now in South Carolina, Mike Watts, of Roxana, and Mike Caudill, of Carcasonne. Susan is at least 20 years ...

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  16. Kentucky-made "wiper arm" goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... the personality traits that make a good man. "It's just something that gets passed on," said Amanda Sommer. For her Berea family, basketball has also spawned creativity. Their love for the Kentucky Wildcats inspired the family patriarch, Andrew, to ...

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  17. Civil rights warrior marches to Montgomery with Berea CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Asheville Citizen-Times

    ... evening news. They're big again, portrayed in the movie "Selma" showing in theaters across the country. But for 59 Berea College students, the memories never faded. One of those students was Audrey Bryant, a Ridgecrest resident. Bryant was ...

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  18. Forest fires in Madison Co. fueled by dry conditions, gusty windsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WKYT

    ... and stuff will get everything a little damp, but through the day, the winds blow and it dries out really quick," Berea Fire Chief Roy Curtis said. Firefighters also say about five acres of woodland burned Tuesday, off Gravel Lick Road. The Red Lick ...

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  19. Petition seeks alcohol sales in BereaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Kentucky mayor in a mostly dry community is asking residents to sign a petition that seeks a vote on allowing alcohol sales in restaurants. Berea Mayor Steven Connelly told the Lexington Herald-Leader that the effort, if successful, would help the economy.

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  20. Berea Mayor Petitions To Allow Alcohol SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Kentucky mayor in a mostly dry community is asking residents to sign a petition that seeks a vote on allowing alcohol sales in restaurants. Berea Mayor Steven Connelly told the Lexington Herald-Leader that the effort, if successful, would help the economy.

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